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Latitude: 52.0209 / 52°1'15"N
Longitude: -2.0364 / 2°2'11"W
OS Eastings: 397596
OS Northings: 235831
OS Grid: SO975358
Mapcode National: GBR 2KV.7Z0
Mapcode Global: VHB14.NG8M
Entry Name: Chest Tomb About 4 Yards North-West of the Nave of the Church of St John the Baptist
Listing Date: 2 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1081639
English Heritage Legacy ID: 148502
Location: Beckford, Wychavon, Worcestershire, GL20
Civil Parish: Beckford
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire
Church of England Parish: Overbury with Teddington, Alstone and Little Washbourne with Beckford and Ashton-under-Hill
Church of England Diocese: Worcester
BECKFORD CP MAIN STREET (north side)
SO 9635 - 9735
north-west of the nave
of the Church of St John
Chest tomb. Probably mid-C18. Ashlar. Moulded base and flat capping and
corner rebates which have quadrant balusters with gadrooned bases and foliated
capitals. Side panels have elaborately sculpted borders in high relief, in
form of cartouche to south and with fruit and flower detail to north. At
each end the panels have segmental heads and there is an emblematic device in
high relief to the east and a sunburst relief with putti heads to the west.
Commemorates Richard ? , died 1746.
Listing NGR: SO9759635831
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